NBI Clearance Renewal

August 1, 2018 9:25 am

NBI Clearance is one of the mandatory identification requirements here in the Philippines. As what its name implies, NBI clearance is a proof that an individual is cleared from any criminal offense or derogatory records.

If you are planning to renew your NBI Clearance Online and don’t have any idea how to do it, here’s a drop of knowledge that you need to know before you ask for a Renewal of your expired NBI Clearance.

The NBI Clearance Renewal Requirements

It is important to bring the complete Valid IDs requirement. Please be informed that the NBI Clearance Personnel are very strict on Valid ID Requirements. You should have at least TWO (2) Valid IDs to be presented before they entertain you and give you the blank application form.

Here are the list of Valid IDs accepted when applying for NBI Clearance Online.

  • Valid Philippine Passport
  • Voter’s ID
  • Driver’s License
  • PRC License
  • SSS ID
  • School ID
  • TIN ID
  • Philhealth ID
  • Alien Cert of Registration
  • Senior Citizen
  • Previous Copy of NBI Clearance
  • Postal ID

Your expired NBI Clearance is honored by the NBI Clearance Personnel as one of your Valid ID requirement. What you need to do now is present another Valid ID.

The NBI Clearance Fees

NBI Clearance Online has a price tag on it. The NBI Clearance Fees depends on the purpose of application you are applying. Select the appropriate purpose or use of your NBI Clearance and take note of the amount that you should pay.

The list of NBI Clearance Fees & Purpose of Application is below

NBI Clearance Purpose of ApplicationNBI Clearance Fees
Local Employment, Change of Gender, For Probation, Correction of Birthdate, Enlistment AFP, For Promotion, Enlistment PNP, ID Purposes, Custom’s Pass ID, Student Visa, Lateral Entry, Seaman, Seawoman’s Book, BID, CA, LTO, NSO, PNP, SSS, DND, DOT , Marriage and Other RequirementP 155.00
Travel Abroad, Africa, Asia, Australia, Canada, Central America, Europe, Hongkong, Libya, Micronesia, Middle East, New Zealand, North America, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Qatar, Saipan, Singapore, South America, Taiwan, USA, Passport Renewal, For Deportation, Self Deportation, Immigration Requirement, Visa Australia, Canada, China, New Zealand, Visa Seaman, Seawoman, USAP155.00
Business Requirement , Change of Name, Permit to Carry Firearms, Firearms License , Adoption NFA, POEA, PRA, SEC , NTC, ACR Requirement, Special Investor’s Residence VisaP155.00
Naturalization, Cancellation of Alien Certificate Of Registration (ACR) , RepatriationP155.00

Please note that there’s an additional Fee that will be charged when you pay your NBI Clearance in any Payment Option. Please don’t hesitate to ask how much is the additional fees.

The NBI Clearance Branches

After learning what’s the NBI Clearance Renewal Requirements, it’s purpose and how much you should pay for NBI Clearance, you need to know now Where are the NBI Clearance Branches. Every applicant has a freedom to choose where He/She will process his/her NBI Clearance. Below is the list of NBI Branches located in Metro Manila:

Within Metro Manila
NBI Clearance Center – U.N Avenue, Ermita. Manila
Quezon City Hall – Makatarungan St, Diliman, QC
Montalban Rizal – Ground Flr., Municipal Hall
Muntinlupa City – Victory Shopping Center, Alabang
Mandaluyong City Hall – Maysilo Circle, Mandaluyong City
Las Pinas City – Las Pinas City Hall or SM Center Las Pinas (near and infront of Las Pinas City Hall)
Robinson’s Place – Basement 1 Ermita, Manila
Robinson’s Otis – Level 2 Guanzon St., Paco, Manila
Robinson’s Galleria – Basement 1 Ortigas Ave., QC
Robinson’s Metro East – Level4 Marcos Hi-way Pasig
Robinson’s Cainta – Level 2 Junction Cainta, Rizal
Robinson’s Novaliches,- Novaliches, QC
Ever Gotesco Recto – 3″‘ Flr Cinema 3 Recto Ave., Manila
Duty Free Fiesta Mall – Ninoy Aquino Ave., Paranaque City
Empire Mall – Edsa, Pasay City

See the Complete List of NBI Clearance Branches in the Philippines

And Lastly, The NBI Clearance Process Steps

In processing your NBI Clearance, you have to undergo several steps before they release your NBI Clearance. Here are the steps that you need to do:

NBI Clearance Manual Application Process

1. Ask for a blank copy of the NBI Clearance Application form. Fill it up correctly.

2. Submit the NBI Clearance Application Form to Data Check Counter.

3.Proceed to the Payment Counter and pay the corresponding amount according to the purpose of your NBI Clearance Application. Don’t forget to get your receipt. This will be serve as your “claim stub”.

4. After payment, proceed to Data Entry where they encode the Personal Information you’ve written in your NBI Clearance Application form.

5. After the Data Entry stage, a photo / image capturing will be conducted.

6. An automated finger printing will also be conducted. A biometrics system is currently implemented in every NBI Branches. Biometrics system is where they scan your finger prints and save it in their database.

7. After the steps 5, 6 & 7 is done, the NBI Clearance personnel will check if you have a name sake. If you have a name sake or derogatory record, you will be asked to return on a specified date to claim your NBI Clearance. If you don’t have a name sake or don’t have derogatory record, you will be then asked to proceed to the Releasing Area.

8. The releasing area is where they print your NBI Clearance. Just present your NBI Clearance Receipt to the NBI Clearance Personnel and they will print your NBI Clearance.

Note: We have an updated article on how to apply for NBI Clearance Online. We highly advice that you read it.

You can also try the NBI Clearance Online Processing. For detailed guide, you can visit the tutorial on how to apply for NBI Clearance Renewal Online or the recently updated guide on how to apply for NBI Clearance Online.

Please note that if you don’t have an account yet in the website, you simply need to do an NBI Online Registration for you to follow all the steps written above.

Have something to add to this guide? Share it in the comments.

NBI Clearance Renewal

2,286 thoughts on “NBI Clearance Renewal

  • jeanette gatuteo says:


  • Dennis S.Jose says:

    Magandang aaw po itanong ko lang po Yung inissue sa akin na NBI CLEARANCE naka Lagay po kasi sa PURPOSE ay MULTI-PURPOSE CLEARANCE.pwde po ba Siya submit sa.local civil para sa change gender?o mag rerequest po ako ng panibago sa inyong tanggapan ng panibagong kopya na Change Gender Ang naka Lagay sa Purpose?

  • Lizandro mokew usman says:

    Renewal po.

    • Rey Tidor Torres says:

      Paano ko makuha po

  • Bernardo P .Alung says:

    paano ko makuha ang refference number tapos na po ako mag fill up on line magbayad sana ako sa 7/11 kailangan ng machine angrefference number, salamat

  • Angelie Azucenas says:

    Pwede po ba walk in? Kung online naman ano yung exact website? Thank you.

  • myka lopez says:

    Hi, pwede po ba ko mag renew ng NBI ng wala po ang original. xerox copy lang po ? thank you
    appointment kona po bukas march 4, 2021 naka pag online appointment napo ako naka pag payment na rin po ako

  • Ruby Rose Bobis says:

    i want to renew my NBI

  • Ronaldo G. Garcia says:

    Renewal ofmy NBI.

  • Cristy am-una says:

    Hello po pwede po bang mag renew ng NBI Ng advance Ng ilang araw bago ang expiration date…need ko PO ang sagot right now.salamat

  • Arnel Tudtud Rosalejos says:

    How to renew my NBI CLEARANCE?

  • Jovelle dacallos says:

    NBI renewal po tnx

  • merrychristmanalo says:

    pahirap lang kayo sa tao

  • Samuel s tepait jr says:

    I want renew nbi clearance

    • Wilme categbe francisco says:

      I want to renew my NBI CKEARANCE

  • Nery Sampag Baquilod says:


  • Mark Lister Fernandez says:

    How can I pay for it?

  • jesus l. bolina says:

    i want to renew my nbi clearance for firearms licence renewal

  • Maico Rebong says:

    Hello. Ang pinakamaaga na available schedule for appointment online ay Nov 24 pero ang online application form na nagegenerate ay valid until Nov 10 lang. Kailangan ko po ba magapply at magbayad ulit?

  • Pedro Andres R.Albaño Jr. says:

    I want renew my nbi clearance.

  • Bea says:

    Hi, I have a question. I miss my appointment last june 25, 2020 and it say’s Valid Until Jul 10, 2020 . I had secured the payment however I haven’t pick up my renewal NBI clearance until now because of lack of transportation due to pandemic . Can I still get my renewal clearance or should I apply for a new appointment? If I will reapply for new appointment do I have to pay again eventhough I already paid for my previous renewal clearance which is I only need to pick up that on june 25, 2020 ? Please help me with this concern . Looking forward to your response. Thank you


    I have my NBI Clearance last 2 years but I don’t have also the copy of it, is it possible that I can renew it again? Thank you.

  • Ambrocio Timothy says:

    Sa Robinson’s Metro East, nireserved yata hanggang year 2022 onwards.. Bugged yata system nyo sir.. Di ma-callout ung available schedules or may anumalya dun sa mga katabing establishment na online registration? Hmm..

  • Scarlette BULANADI says:

    Good day!

    in renewing nbi clearance, doesn’t need any online application? do they entertain walk in? please advise asap, thanks!



  • Rodil Diamante Serandon says:

    Magrerenew poh ng nbi clerance for employment tnx

  • Lyka G Yermo says:

    bakit po ndi pa pwd makuha ung nbi kkailangan po ba tlga sa oct pa kukunin kasi un ang naka appoitment paano naman kung ayon nalang ung kulang para makapag start na sa trabaho . isang buwan pa ko mag aantay diyan paano ung dalawang anak ko na umaasa sakin isa kong single mother wala ibang bumubuhay sa anak ko kung hnd ako lang paano kami niyo ngayon .

  • Loricel T.Valdez says:

    Mag renew po ako ng NBI clearance para po sa trabaho..


    Hi GOOD DAY! Gusto ko lang po sana malaman kong kailangan ko pa mag online booking for renewing my NBI na manggagaling pa dito abroad? In my behalf of my mother together of the authorization letter, copy of my NBI and passport copy.

    Asahan ko po ang inyong sagot. THANK YOU. STAY SAFE EVERYONE. GOD BLESS.

  • Ronnie Boy Omandam Miñoza says:

    How to renew my NBI clearance,

  • Carlos b reniva jr says:

    Magrenew po aq ng clearance gamitin sa trabaho

  • Leah Blando Quintero says:

    NBI clearance renewal…

  • glenda alicoy agtulao says:

    how to process my nbi clearance online?

  • Anthony niño g ferraris says:

    I lost my old nbi clearance, so i don’t have a nbi clearance number, how am i going to have a nbi clearance renewal, ?

  • Alida says:

    I do have an NBI clearance issued in 25 July 2002. My question is do I have to do the biometrics ? Or I can authorize someone to renew this at NBI office. Looking forward to hearing from you soon

  • Nilo O Pantig II says:

    I cant open my account because i forgot my password. The reset email you sent me has a link that doesnt work. How do I retrieve my account.

  • Samson Anolin Dacanay says:

    Puede po ba mag-renew ng Nbi clearance rivervanks, marikina

  • Samson Anolin Dacanay says:

    Nbi renewal

  • Brezildo T. Sildo says:

    Paano po kung may kailangang baguhin sa personal info ko pero non-editable po sa online form? Pwede po bang walk-in ang pagrenew ko?


    Makukuha ko po ba agad yung NBI clearance ko. After online?

  • Emma s.abinuman says:

    Bakit po non nag online registration ako.ang sabe sa dati ko nbi non 2019.the I’d is not required.pano po yon.sana may makasgot slmat po

  • Mandilito bojocan sarmiento says:

    Ask ko po kong pipituran pa pag renewal

  • Sachiko says:

    Ask ko lang po ng online registration n po ako pwede po ba mgpaapointment or direct na ako pupunta sa city mall imus po kc need k na siya next week sana masagot nyo po ako salamat po

    • Kat Delano says:

      Required po ang NBI Online Appointment. Hindi ka po iaallow ng walang confirmed schedule sa NBI Clearance.

  • Sach says:

    Ask ko lang po ng online registration n po ako pwede po ba mgpaapointment or direct na ako pupunta sa city mall imus po kc need k na siya next week sana masagot nyo po ako salamat po

  • Harlan Ines says:

    Renewal for my nbi

  • Josue S. Cabrera jr. says:

    Kaylan po makakuha ng NBI..?

  • Rosalie Romero says:

    Ano po ang OTP means?yan po ang lumalabas pag bukas ko ng online web parankumuha ng appointment

  • Henry Ombao Villagomez says:

    Security guard, requirements

    • Kat Delano says:

      Magdala po kayo ng dalawang Government Valid ID. Kailangan mo din pong magsecure ng NBI Online Appointment na makukuha sa NBI Website.

  • Shandree Bonn Pino says:

    hi ask kopo kng open napo xa robbinson galerria

  • JOSE I. DE GUIA says:

    For requirements for purposes

  • Ayeza Boxsell says:

    Hopefully, NBI renewal gets fully online including payments as this is too much drama for people living overseas. This also includes sending the clearance to the applicants address via mail (we’ll have to pay for it ofcourse).

    • Lino heres says:

      Kokoha ako ng NBI

  • Nilo emoria says:

    Why so many ads for applying NBI online application for renewal?